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Subject: Re: [Boost-build] [boost] Building Boost 1.69 with Visual Studio 1.69
From: Steven Watanabe (watanabesj_at_[hidden])
Date: 2019-03-26 15:23:58


On 3/26/19 9:13 AM, Paul A. Bristow via Boost-build wrote:
>> <snip>
> Sadly, hoping it would 'Just work', as others suggested with user-config.jam
> using msvc : 14.1 ;
> using msvc : 14.2 ;
> didn't work for me. The log looked confused about both cl.exe and vsvarsall.bat.

It should work if you're using current git.

> (I did a --clean and --reconfigure first to make sure)
> So, taking Steven's advice, I have now specified both compilers and both setups in my user-config.jam thus:
> <snip>
> An extract from the log (zip attached) from this command is not quite as I would expect with a confusing/confused warning.
> <snip>
> Automatically finding msvc cl.exe and specifying it colliding?

I suspect so. There were some wacky bugs that I recently fixed.

In Christ,
Steven Watanabe

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